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On Campus

Electric 'Seneca's Medea' is a Dramatic Spectacle

The sheer passion in the Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club’s red-hot production of “Seneca’s Medea,” translated by the Harvard Classics Club, could have set ablaze the ghostly waters of the Adams Pool Theater. The actors’ ability to convey the nuances of their characters’ emotions through their mastery of tone and gesture as well as and the production’s remarkable use of the theater’s vestigial pool features made for a dramatic spectacle.

On Campus

'Players' Succeeds in Comedy, Struggles with Drama

Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club's “Players” pokes fun at the life of the actor, a life that seems dramatically more foolish—perhaps even more self-servingly ridiculous—in the context of war. Playwright Alice Abracen’s ’15 script captured those comedic moments successfully with heart, while the play’s darker notes seemed confused, if not unnatural.

Serial Fiction Art
Columns

6. Embers

Alyza Sebenius ends her story in the Sierras.

Drowning
Arts

Drowning

Drowning.

Drowning
Arts

Who Will Survive in America?

New Orleans in the summer of 2013 crawls with humidity and fire ants. It is eight years after James Brissette and Ronald Madison—both unarmed, both searching for food in the aftermath of Katrina, both black—were shot by white police officers who later claim that the two men, one of whom was mentally disabled, were firing at them.

Exodus
Film

Exodus

Christian Bale and Joel Edgerton star in "Exodus: Gods and Kings."

Exodus
Film

'Exodus' Far from a Revelation

From director Ridley Scott, “Exodus” is the story of the prophet Moses (Christian Bale) and his relationship with the Egyptian pharaoh Ramesses the Great (Joel Edgerton).

Ivory Tower
Film

Ivory Tower

"Ivory Tower" explores the worth of a college education in an era of rising costs and mounting national student debt.

On Campus

Molière’s 'The Misanthrope' Gets a Modern Makeover in 'School of Lies'

The time is 1666, and you are sitting in a Paris salon among corseted women and foppish dandies. However, as indicated by the lines above, you are not listening to dialogues in standard 17th-century verse. The humor is undoubtedly right here, right now in Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club’s “School of Lies,” a new play that will open at the Loeb Experimental Theater and run from Dec. 5 to Dec. 13.

Ivory Tower
Film

'Ivory Tower' Educational

Directed and produced by Andrew R. Rossi HLS ’98, CNN documentary "Ivory Tower" examines elements of the American higher education system at all levels: college infrastructure, student attitudes, and domestic political and economic trends in the United States.

Homesman
Film

Homesman

Hilary Swank and Tommy Lee Jones star in "The Homesman."

Homesman
Film

'Homesman' Misses Mark

Insanity and helplessness abound in “The Homesman,” a Western that sends a clear message—America’s harsh and unforgiving frontier is not for the faint of heart.

Yogananda
Film

Yogananda

"Awake: The Life of Yogananda" explores the life of master yogi Paramahansa Yogananda.

Yogananda
Film

'Awake' Explains Yoga

“Awake: The Life of Yogananda”, an independent film directed by Paola di Florio and Lisa Leeman, gives even the most disillusioned or skeptical American a chance to discover the true identity and spiritual significance of the several-thousand-year-old Asian tradition of yoga.

On Campus

'Assassins' Brings to Life John Wilkes Booth Among Others

John Wilkes Booth, Guiseppe Zangara and Charles Guiteau. These are the names from history textbooks—men who tried to assassinate American presidents. They are also the subjects of a new Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club production that will open at the Oberon on Friday, Dec. 5th.

Eldo Kim
Crime

News Analysis: Could Eldo Kim Return to Harvard?

Protestors on Mass Ave
Race

Seen and Heard: Harvard's March Through Cambridge

OKWELOGU
Track and Cross Country

Decorated Thrower Looks To Continue Success

Protest
Columns

Reconstruction 3.0